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HABERKORN ULMER GMBH

Austria’s largest retailer for industry,Austria’s largest retailer for industry,construction and trade

TECHNICAL DATA

  • Host system Infor AS
  • Database Oracle
  • Operating system Linux cluster 
  • Users 100

WAREHOUSE DATA

  • 30,000 m2 of storage area over three floors
  • Conveyor technology system running over more than 2 km
  • Approx. 26 km of shelf storage

HARDWARE CONTROL

  • Pallet and container conveyor technology managed using a Simatic S7 automation system

INTERFACES

  • Host interface to INFOR AS
  • Interfaces to conveyor technology

PERFORMANCE CAPACITY

  • Number of articles managed according to season: 60,000 to 120,000
  • Approx. 1 million delivery items annually
  • Self-collection market of approx. 200,000 items annually
  • 30 tonnes of goods received daily

PROCESSES AND SOLUTIONS

  • Prioritised, mobile, paperless picking
  • ABC analysis and warehouse key performance indicators
  • Automatic replenishment and monitoring of minimum stock levels
  • Serial number management
  • Packaging of tubing, metal sheets and other flat goods, and kitting
  • Integration of container conveyor technology with empty container management
  • Generation of operating commands for picking stations
  • Mapping of self-collection market including priority-driven delivery
  • Fulfilment of orders from workshops

CUSTOMER BENEFITS

  • Real-time information about goods and stock
  • Increase in productivity and delivery reliability
  • A maximum of seven minutes delivery time for self-collection customers
  • Nationwide delivery to the customer within 24 hours
  • 18 % increase in sales since implementation

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